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Poster: ghostofpig Date: Apr 12, 2013 9:13am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Anybody remember in the 1970s when the Dead suggested 3D storage for music? current headline: 'Digital Memory Goes 2-D'

The touted and invested in an attempt to create a pyramid shaped receptacle that would work digitally. It was the precursor of the cd. I remember reading this in an article--maybe in the seventies--when the band was experimenting with all sorts of concepts. Obviously, it didn't pan out. The article was in a 1972 Rolling Stone titled "The Corporate Dead." Great caricature of Garcia looking like an inflated balloon on the cover.

This post was modified by ghostofpig on 2013-04-12 16:13:20